The indomitable Mystified has teamed up with some artists of his acquaintance to assemble this mix of unusual ambient works, based around a series of samples generated by programs that convert fractal information into sound files. "The pieces originated from fractal midi. "High Sun" is a fractal piece converted to .wav with very little interpretation. The piece was created using the program "Gingerbread". The other pieces were derived from a fractal midi piece I created... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Ambient, Experimental, Abstract, Electro-organic, downtempo
Viennese artist Fabio Keiner's Webbed Hand debut is a collection of glacially shifting abstract dronescapes. About the album: Fabio Keiner is a visual and recording artist residing in Vienna, Austria. http://fabiokeiner.bandcamp.com Recorded and Produced by Fabio Keiner Cover art by Fabio Keiner ('dedicated to gabrielle') http://fabiokeiner.deviantart.com/ Tracklist: 01 Canto (01) [05:38] 02 Canto (02) [11:34] 03 Canto (03) [19:42] 04 Canto (04) [03:38] 05 Canto (05) [04:24] 06 Canto (06)... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient electronic, drone ambient, drone, soundscape, Fabio Keiner
The Webbed Hand "Rain" series in now graced by a contribution from Djinnestan. Much like the shorter works of Djinnestan, this 74-minute piece is subtle and enchanted. As if in a dream you find yourself strolling in a fairytale forest, dark and misty, peopled by the figments of childhood imaginings. This album is ideal for meditation, trance-work, and quiet activities. It is recommended that you play it at low volume, as it is meant to be listened to peripherally, not directly.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Ambient, Easy Listening, Meditative, Minimalism, Sound Art, Abstract, Drones, Soundscape,...
Somewhere in the spectrum between Musique Concrete and Phonography, is a vast gray area that is disowned and disputed by either side. This compilation treats this no-man's land as its playground. Field recordings they are, with some processing, but not just walls of rhythmic noise. Sounds of nature, sounds of the city, using the non-instrumental rhythms and melodies of the source recording as the focal points, coaxing the music and beauty out of unplanned, un-orchestrated events. This 2-CD... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Field Recordings, Noise, Electroacoustic, Microsound, Sound Art, Experimental, Soundscape,...
"Tantra à l'usage des anges" A multimedia performance Recorded Live in Carpi at "la Fonoteca" december 1999 length 00:59:07 Webbed Hand welcomes the work of Marco Lucchi, a noted and very skilled musician who has distinguished himself in Italy for his work in the experimental, new age, and electronica genres. This album is the audio document of a multimedia performance which took place in 1999, based around the texts of French poet Jean Michel Maulpoix, who took part in... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: New Age, Poetry, Spirituality, mysticism, Performance Art, Live Electronic, French
Blue Albatross is a recording artist from Bandung who makes ambient electronica. Blue Albatross is Rendi Pahlefi About Sunset And The Palm Trees: "it's all about my imagination of Dreamland, Fantasy and Deep Sky in the Night Blue." Credit: Rendi plays Synthesizer, Keyboard, Glockenspiel and Laptop Mixing, Mastering, Engineering by Rendi @ Theater Airship Artwork by Summerstar07 Bandung, West Java, Indonesia http://www.myspace.com/bluealbatrosstunes... Topics: downtempo, electronica, soundscape, ambient
Webbed Hand Records presents a selection of tracks by Webbed Hand artists regularly featured in streaming audio on Darkdrone Radio, a netstation which showcases the best of ambient, drone, and experimental recordings. From the first few months of Webbed Hand's existence as a netlabel, Darkdrone Radio has recognized its potential as a source of excellent sounds. Darkdrone has regularly featured works by Webbed Hand artists in its rotation, right in there alongside more prominent artists such as... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Electronic, IDM, Minimal-Dub, Meditative, Electroacoustic, Ambient, Drones, Dark Ambient, Drone...
Fire up your narghile (hookah, shisha) and settle back for some compelling arabic melodies and rhythms, performed by Kaazim Zareb, by profession a bellydance accompanist, who in this creative departure brings a jazzy improvisational flavor to mellow arabic art music. These tracks were produced and/or remixed by Thomas Park of Mystified and C.P. McDill of Webbed Hand Records. These tracks blend elements of traditional Middle Eastern musical idioms with contemporary electronica mixing style. 01... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Acoustic, Electronic, World Music, Middle Eastern, Desertronica
A fine document of select tracks from earliest and later session, spanning RCS's recording history beginning in 2002 to the end of 2003. Eclectic instrumental grooves, a pleasure to hear. This is a collection of tracks made before and after the work that went into Don't Mind if I Do. Overall, less intentionally whimsical than the other album, more focused on instrumental grooviness, and still there is something --odd-- about this album. From the opening track, "Open Palms," to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Instrumental, Pop/Funk, Plunderphonics, Sound Art, Laidback Electronica
Remastered, and in some instances remixed, this "best of" collection by Saluki Regicide revisits important moments in the sound art of C.P. McDill. About the album: "Saluki Regicide is one of my oldest recording projects. One in which I attempt to create dark and eerie, yet abstract, atmospheres with heavily processed sounds and samples. Loops of exotic instrumentation and snippets of voice from vintage sources are characteristic motifs. In its entire span, the recordings of this... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: experimental, noise, ambient, musique concrete, sound collage, sound art, Saluki Regicide
Rain is a series of conceptual CDs produced under the auspices of Webbed Hand Records. Each "Rain" is a CD-length ambient recording ideal for listening to while relaxing, working, or socializing. This particular album is a 74-minute ambient lullabye, rich in mysterious sounds and dimly familiar allusions. It is recommended that you play this at low volume, as background when you go to sleep. Shifting repetition of motifs, ensures that your brain will quickly be lulled by the strange... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Dream, Ambient, Soundscape, Dreamworking
From the artist: "For this concept album, the idea was to make new songwriting. All structures were influenced by rock and also by experimental techno and prepared improvisation (which i still don't really enjoy most of the time though). There's choruses, verses, bridges, introductions and endings. They don't appear in the order, all the times, but they are there. The vocals and the lyrics came after. All lyrics were inspired by the instrumental music. It's marvelous to treat human voice... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Psychedelic, Electroacoustic, Sound Art, Pop Experimental, Free Jazz, Weirdomusic
The Light Will Fill the Darkness and Obliterate It is a poetic and richly textured work by Canadian sound artist K.M. Krebs. These tracks are blended together into a shifting exploration as evocative and powerful as the titles they bear. I find this to be excellent headphone music, and with eyes closed I am easily abducted into very strange realms. K.M. Krebs has become a well-known and respected artist in the netlabel scene. As K.M. Krebs he recorded the classic "Halberd of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Ambient/noise, Electroacoustic, Microsound, Abstract, Drones, musique concrete, Dark Meditative
Materia Confusa's debut release with Webbed Hand Records is an EP of compositions influenced by alchemical processes and electronic voice phenomena. Derived from acoustic source material and tweaked for a couple of years until the base matter of it was transmuted to gold, these two tracks rivet the attention. This is a joint venture with the home label of Materia Confusa (Sonance). Cover art credit goes to Materia Confusa. You can learn more about MC at www.materiaconfusa.net. Thank you for... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Avantgarde, Electronic, Experimental, Electroacoustic, Ambient, Dark Ambient, Soundscape, musique...
Familiar to fans of Beyond Absence, Gustavo Caldas brings his first solo work to Webbed Hand, an album of ambient piano jazz. About the album: Gustavo Caldas, a professionally trained musician, creates music to reach the heart of the listener. His previous albums as a member of the duo Beyond Absence, are: Rarified Complacency Heritage Mood Report Gustavo Caldas: Composer, performer, Recording & production Cover art by Gustavo Caldas Tracklist: 01 I-Out Of Sight (short message from Thomas... Topics: ambient jazz, new age, ambient, piano music, Gustavo Caldas
Simon Slator debuts on Webbed Hand with an expansive long-form ambient work based on one of his earlier compositions. About the Artist "Unofficially, I've been making music for almost twenty years. Officially, it's only been ten - and for seven of those, I was on hiatus. I started making music back in the days of Module Trackers - small pieces of software that played pitch-shifted samples from a grid that resembled a piano roll. With these amateur and antiquated tools, I tried making music... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: drone, long-form, soundscape, ambient, meditative, Rain, Simon Slator
Mystified brings his 10 years on Webbed Hand full circle, revisiting his first album here, reshaping it to illustrate the evolution of his style. About the album: "It's been 10 years since Chris McDill first allowed me to appear on his premium netlabel, Webbed Hand Records." "Hundreds of releases later, Webbed Hand has maintained a consistent quality and aesthetic. It is different from other netlabels-- those who have listened will understand." "Since I have been asked... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, dark ambient, drone, remix, soundscape, Mystified, Thomas Park
Akashic Crow's Nest's first regular album release of 2007 continues ACN's adventures in ambient sound generated from images. The tracks are created by first making a very long thin picture file that functions much like a piano roll, which is then fed into a software synthesizer which reads the picture from left to right, pixel by pixel, and translates the values into tones, adding variables such as loudness and panning based on information in the picture. The output is then treated to various... Topics: ambient, space, generative, electronic, dark ambient, meditative
The title of Pelicagnosis is no empty play on words. These four tracks do venture quite some distance into the realm of gnosis. Here is a blend of ambient sounds with addition of guitar, vocals, and other instruments, resulting in a feast for the ears. A look at the credits for each track will show you that this isn't a weekend warrior laptop production. This thing is big, and there's a depth and devotion being expressed here that merits a deep and devoted listening. mayfairgrin is part of the... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Acoustic, Alternative, Ambient, Electroacoustic, Spirituality
Subtle textures of ambient drone full of nuance and mystery. Pavonine's debut on Webbed Hand is highly recommended to afficionados of deep drone ambient and dark ambient. From the artist: "Pavonine is an ambient project that utilises small nuances of sounds in order to create enveloping soundscapes for somnambulists. Each track tells a very personal story using field recordings, found sound, and frequency modulation. The telling is in the smallest points of the tracks as much as the... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Minimal, Drone, Ambient, Drone Ambient, Dark Ambient, Soundscape
Grove of Whisper's richly textured drones reworked into minute-long pieces to play in order or shuffled. About the album: One Minute Drone came out the idea of trying things that other people don't. I had seen someone asking about making drone music and people saying something like "well the first thing you got to understand about drone music is they are going to be long." I thought when I seen that "aha, there's an assumption everyone makes, I'll see what happens when I do the... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, dark ambient, drone, field recordings, Grove of Whispers, John Tocher
Haunted textures of sound are served forth in classic Djinnestan style in this unexpected EP release. Do ghosts relive their dying moments? Do they have unfinished business, or messages for the living? Without explaining the concept of this album, I shall leave you to infer what you can from the track titles and a close listening to these haunted soundscapes. Djinnestan's art consists of heavily processed acoustic, electronic, and sampled sounds, woven into rich sonic textures. Typically these... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Ambient, Experimental, Ambient/noise, Sound Art, Soundscape, Dreamworking
Our first compilation for 2008 presents a facet of ambient music that is often overlooked in favor of the more electronic or synthesized soundscapes. Here we have an eclectic collection of works featuring a broad variety string instruments, usually but not always treated to effects. In the artist credits below we've provided information about the instruments used, and you can see they range from the familiar to the exotic. This compilation is divided into two parts, each with accompanying... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: ambient, string instruments, guitar, soundscape
Finnish electronica artist Mika Björklund makes his debut on Webbed Hand with a long-form ambient composition inspired by other long-form albums on this label, such as the Rain series. This excellent track is both engaging and relaxing. About the recording: "As the name implies the music is night music. It was mostly made during night and I think the mood is best for late-night listening. I've tried to make it encompass the feelings and moods I feel when I stay up late to think and listen... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Easy Listening, Electronic, Sound Art, Ambient, Soundscape, Dreamworking
Mater Natura is Marco Lucchi's digital rendering of "Stabat Mater" by Estonian composer Arvo Part, a sombre meditation on current events. "una preghiera pagana "One must prepare a comfortable seat with several cushions and embroidered covers, from all that is found in the house, like one who prepares a canopy for a bride. For the Shabbat is a queen and a bride. This is why the masters of the Mishna used to go out on the eve of Shabbat to receive her on the road, and used to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Marco Lucchi, Arvo Part, experimental, minimalist, contemporary classical, modern composition,...
About: Tree Helicopter is a recording project of C.P. McDill, and is considered a sub-project of Saluki Regicide, also available on Webbed Hand. "A Full Empty is a dark ambient long-form piece inspired by the Science Fiction novel Roadside Picnic, by Russian authors Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, as well as by the film Stalker by Andrei Tarkovsky, which was based on the novel. The story is set years after an event known as the Visitation, revealed to have been a very brief stop on Earth by... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: experimental, long-form, soundscape, ambient, dark ambient, drone, Tree Helicopter
Webbed Hand's first release of 2010 is the esoterically-themed experimental works by Materia Confusa. Rich textures and layers of sound convey impressions of the unseen workings of spaces beyond. "Musica Universalis" is two works of otherworldly Musique Concrete. The title track is based on the concept of Music of the Spheres and is composed primarily of sounds generated by astronomical objects. The "maddening beating of vile drums and the thin monotonous whine of accursed... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, musique concrete, experimental, soundscape
This collection of art songs represents a fusion of many folk, classical, neoclassical, and contemporary influences. Taking as its theme the Portuguese Fado, the most prominent influence, Marco Lucchi's series of compositions were recorded by an ensemble between 1988 and 2008. track order: 1. della Perla Lunare (Cristina Blarzino, harp - Geoff Warren, flute - Laura Polato, piano) 2. prima Canzone d'Amore (Lorena Fontana, voice - Cristina Blarzino, harp - Marco Lucchi, voice and programming) 3.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: instrumental, vocal, art songs, fados, Italian, neoclassical, world music
The album Risen consists a pair of long-form works by Mika Björklund, a young Finnish sound artist who has previously released Nocturne [wh054] on Webbed Hand. This is definitely headphones-in-the-dark music -- real introvert listening. These two tracks begin in a similar manner, but soon diverge and express many different moods and textures. Risen "The concept is to play with different kinds of ambient music, I've tried to get a feeling of progression from dark to light, past to future... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Ambient/noise, Electroacoustic, Minimalism, Abstract, Dark Ambient
After an absence of several years, Tree Helicopter returns to Webbed Hand, now venturing deeper into a musique concrete/noise style. This work is more abstract than that found on "Moon Calf" (wh014), but at the same time more unified and perhaps more accessible. Recorded & Produced by C.P. McDill Winter 2007-08 Total Length 00:45:43 01 Rakshas pt1 (08:01) 02 Flanders Poppies (03:23) 03 Rakshas pt2 (03:42) 04 Flivver (03:51) 05 Lotus Blossom (03:29) 06 Flux (02:36) 07 Cloches... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: experimental, musique concrete, noise, ambient
Beyond Absence debuts on Webbed Hand with this engaging and meditative set of instrumental improvisations. A delightful eyes-closed ambient journey, expressing a peaceful approach to music. These recordings are a personal journey of two friends, seeking to find the deeper impulses and feelings in music. From Gustavo: "Both my friend and I came from a very traditional musical background: bossa nova, jazz, classical,progressive rock, etc... After 10 years of exploration, intense listening... Topics: ambient, experimental, instrumental, soundscape, relaxing
Restless explorer of the soundscape Digital Mass brings Rain into the sacred realm with this new long-form drone work. "Tired of the agitation of modern life, the German mastermind of Digital Mass has gone for a retreat in a monastery lost somewhere in eastern Europa, during the rainy April of 2012. This was also the occasion to record the sound of rain and some sacred chants, which were later processed, edited and mixed to create a new "Rain" piece for Webbed Hand Records.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: drone, long-form, soundscape, ambient, minimal, Digital Mass
What more need I say? Heath Yonaites and K.M. Krebs, both figures who loom large and formidable in the field of imaginative/speculative sound art, have collaborated on an album. Ideal for headphones, or if you are blessed with a really great speaker setup, an environment you could immerse yourself in and swim around. In this collaboration, each provided the other with the raw materials to mix into finish tracks. Credits: [text below written by Heath Yonaites] wherever my feet take me, cracks in... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Electronic, Electroacoustic, Microsound, Sound Art, Abstract, Dark Ambient, musique concrete
A third EP for Webbed Hand by Nasienie, of chilled ambient soundscapes. Understated, subtle, but rich in detail, these ambient works by Nasienie have quickly been attracting an appreciative audience. Produced in 2011 Artwork by Anya Sazonova. Haunting Last Spring EP Track List: 01 House On The Hill [03:04] 02 Snow Capture [02:23] 03 Insomnia (Dark Layer Mix) [03:57] 04 Mountain I Know [02:10] 05 Old Enough To Know Better (edit) [03:32] 06 The Wind Is Blind [04:35] Visit Webbed Hand Records. Topics: dark ambient, soundtrack, soundscape, ambient, drone
"we have walked behind skies and danced about architecture" is a 47-minute expansion of a track from the mayfairgrin album Azulene. A richly detailed work which takes the listener on a tour of myriad architectures of sound. A tour of many changes and wonders, it captivates the listener's rapt attention through its entire length. Tempos, textures and energies segue into something ever new before our delighted ears, and we soon find ourselves walking behind skies and dancing to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Electronic, Noise, Post-Rock, Ambient, Shoegazer
Here is a contribution to the acclaimed Rain series on Webbed Hand by the talented K.M. Krebs. A long-form ambient work of many subtle and shifting motifs, this relaxing electro-acoustic ambient journey will take you far on pleasant and varying wavelengths. K.M. Krebs has become a well-known and respected artist in the netlabel scene. As K.M. Krebs he recorded the classic "Halberd of Chemistry" (available at Fukk God Records), and as 833-45 he recorded "Solar Cycle 23" which... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Electroacoustic, Microsound, Minimalism, Sound Art, Soundscape, musique concrete, Sleepscape, Dark...
The second soothing dreamscape by Akashic Crow's Nest employs ACN's characteristic generative textures plus additional ambient samples to sculpt a smooth and restful atmosphere to lull the brainwaves into a relaxed state. The ACN sound is distinguished by the use of an image synthesizer (pictures are translated into sounds) to produce most of the auditory elements used in its compositions. Very peculiar but often remarkably musical and uncannily magical. Personnel: C.P. McDill - sound wave... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, dreamscape, drone
WH Records has given spot #23 to this extraordinary psychedelic power noise ensemble. Intense auditory massage reaches into your brain to tweak your evolution. EXOXEN has spent at least 15 years as a tape project among a small group of friends, and is making its first international debut here. A large number of instruments and an armada of analogue and digital effects were deployed in this compelling textural assault. What more can I say? Listening is believing. But if pressed for a comparison,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Alternative, Noise, Psychedelic, Experimental, Pop Experimental, Beyond Classification
This short album of ambient/downtempo electronica is Alex Tiuniaev's tribute to masters of both science and science fiction. About the album: "Alex Tiuniaev is a composer, producer, and songwriter from Moscow, Russia. Besides composing ambient electronic music Alex also writes songs, plays the piano, flute and harmonica as well as some guitar. His most famous work is probably a 40-minute long experimental pieces entitled "I Knew Her" that was released back in 2008 to much... Topics: ambient, electronica, chillout, downtempo, space music, electronic, IDM, cinematic, mood
wh117 Beyond Absence - Heritage Beyond Absence returns to Webbed Hand with Heritage, a collection of acoustical meditations influenced by jazz and other world music idioms. "When a bird sings, it does not sing for the advancement of music. But if somebody stops to listen, and is delighted, that is fine." --Alan Watts Beyond Absence is: Gustavo Caldas and Mauro Longordo Recorded at the Blue Shed Studio, Acton, MA, 2007 Original cover artwork by M. Longordo Visit their homepage: Beyond... Topics: ambient, acoustic, catalog, releases, beyond absence, jazz
Darkly chilled electronica and an assortment of remixes make for a nice evening of listening enjoyment. About the album: mayfairgrin seeks to wrap the listener in a warm blanket of molten melodies and chilled rhythms. This is impressionistic music, existing outside of the verse-chorus-verse structures of a three-minute pop song. The music expands and blurs the boundaries between shoegaze, gothic, ambient, industrial, post-rock, and electronica. mayfairgrin has existed in various forms for the... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ambient, dreampop, downtempo, experimental, electronic, postrock, mayfairgrin
Materia Confusa's experimental explorations continue with this pair of darkly conceptual and cinematic soundscapes. About: "The two tracks on the release draw on disparate sources for their inspiration, though both are concerned with voyaging beyond the physical realm. "Silent Hospital" is a disquieting descent into the experience of intraoperative awareness. A surgical state of partial lucidity while anesthetized where sounds and events (both real and hallucinatory) meld into an... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Materia Confusa, Ambient, Drone, Dark Drone, Musique Concrete, Experimental, Avant-garde
Djinnestan is the quieter spawn of Saluki Regicide. Selling the Wind is a collection of tranquil ambient constructions which have been derived from more "complicated" tracks among my other recording projects. It has something in common with the Rain compositions as well, in that they are mellow studies in repetition with variation, but these differ in their brevity. As a collection, they are a pleasure to listen to. Thank you for listening to this Webbed Hand Records release. Please... Topics: Easy Listening, Meditative, Electroacoustic, Microsound, Minimalism, Sound Art, Drones, Dark...
The prolific leading-edge electronica band Mystified has come to Webbed Hand with this splendid dark ambient EP called "Cardboard Hotel." Fans of Mystified's many album releases and compilation appearances will be thoroughly pleased with this collection of deep listening tracks. Thomas Park, the sole proprietor of Mystified, brings into his work equal doses of illbient, minimal, industrial, ambient, experimental, and a handful of other esoteric styles, and to good effect. This is... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Ambient, Electronic, Sound Art, Abstract, Drones, Dark Ambient, Soundscape
This "Rain" by Grove of Whispers joins "Ame" and "Hujan" to complete the trilogy of soothing long-form works. About the album: "Performed on stillstream.com December 28, 2012. Done live using midi controller, hackintosh, Linux and personal field recordings. Music fashioned using the buddhalizer --a virtual extension of my imagination. Grove of Whispers is John Tocher. John does the Sadayatana podcast and plays live several nights a week on Stillstream. He also... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: field recordings, meditative, experimental, Rain, Grove of Whispers, John Tocher
"Le joli coeur" is a large and growing work by various artists under the collective name orchestra eclettica e sincretista, which builds a diverse collection of variations on a very simple theme, just a few piano chords. This release comprises volumes 1 to 3. The international collaboration of talents was organized by Marco Lucchi of Italy. Here is what Marco Lucchi has written about the project: "le joli coeur" is the first project compiled by o.e.s. (orchestra eclettica e... Topics: minimalism, ambient, experimental, collaborative, avant-garde
This is the third collaboration between Mystified and Saluki Regicide. This time the concept is unique: one is assigned all frequencies below 1kHz, and the other gets everything above. The upper and lower halves were not united until the final mix, and then only adjusted for compatible levels and fades. Recorded by Thomas Park & C.P. McDill Produced & Mastered by C.P. McDill, 2008 Thomas Park (Mystified): Drones, Everything below 1kHz C.P. McDill (Saluki Regicide): Samples, Everything... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: drones, experimental, ambient, samples, atmospheric, soundscape, science fiction
A collaboration between Christopher Alvarado and Thomas Park, aka Mystified, exploring the theme of the world's greatest urban landscapes. About the album: "A megacity is usually defined as a metropolitan area with a total population in excess of ten million people. A megacity can be a single metropolitan area or two or more metropolitan areas that converge. The terms conurbation, metropolis and metroplex are also applied to the latter."-- Wikipedia, 2014 Christopher Alvarado, upon... Topics: ambient electronica, electronica, collaborative, conceptual, downtempo, Christopher Alvarado,...
The mystery that is Djinnestan returns with another addition to the ever popular Rain series. The setting here comes across not as a fairytale forest, as in Rain 1, rather more like some ancient abandoned city on the edge of a desert, as viewed in a grainy film. For some of more sensitive intuition, not empty at all but bustling with ghosts. Rain is a series of conceptual CDs produced under the auspices of Webbed Hand Records. Each Rain is a CD-length ambient recording ideal for listening to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Easy Listening, Meditative, Electroacoustic, Drones, Dark Ambient, Soundscape, Dreamworking,...
Experimental post-rock meets dark ambient in this split album with The Nikki Grace Experience and Crimson Mourn. About the album: The Nikki Grace Experience (Germany) The Nikki Grace Experience are Marko Hupel and Frank Lobow, founded in 2010 as a solo project of Marko, they follow their own musical inspiration, making jazzy, doomy and classical themes. Websites: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Nikki-Grace-Experience/1461423394085971 http://www.lastfm.de/music/The+Nikki+Grace+Experience... Topics: ambient, dark ambient, post-rock, experimental, electronic, classical